Autokiniton pursues strategic investments in respected Tier 1 automotive suppliers. Through innovative solutions and services, our subsidiaries advance the trends that define the automotive industry of today and tomorrow.
In May 2018, Autokiniton was formed by KPS Capital Partners and George Thanopoulos (Autokiniton Chairman & CEO) to acquire L&W Group. L&W Group is a leading Tier 1 supplier in the automotive industry specializing in metal stampings, welded assemblies, and tubular products.
In September of 2019, Autokiniton acquired Tower International, a leading Tier 1 manufacturer of structural metal automotive components and supplier of metal stampings, welded assemblies, frame structures, and chassis structures.
This merger of L&W Group and Tower International has created the No. 2 Body-In-White and vehicle-frame supplier in North America, providing value-driven, sustainable automotive components and assembly solutions for our customers in the mobility industry.
Our dedication to teamwork, speed, simplification, performance, and empowering our associates has made us a trusted partner to the world’s top automotive OEMs. Autokiniton’s legacy of operational excellence, high-quality execution, and customer service ensures that every project – no matter how challenging — is in the best possible hands.
WHAT DRIVES THE WORK THAT YOU DO?
Autokiniton provides value-driven, sustainable automotive components and assembly solutions for our customers.
We empower our associates to develop and manufacture lightweight structural solutions for our customers in the automotive industry.
Team – “We” Not “I” Speed – Bureaucracies Impede Progress Simplify – Common Sense Works Performance – Results Driven Empowerment – Communication & Trust
WHAT’S THE CULTURE LIKE AT AUTOKINITON?
AUTOKINITON is built upon a strong foundation and rich history driven by our associates’ dedication for innovation and growth within the mobility industry. Our dynamic and diverse teams allow us to be among the top places to work in communities across the country. We empower our associates to grow and shape their future, creating a challenging and collaborative work environment for everyone. Join us to start your journey and help us build the future together. We are One AUTOKINITON.
WHAT MAKES A CANDIDATE SUCCESSFUL?
We’re looking for talent that wants to advance their career. We prioritize the growth and development of our associates. Successful candidates will be eager and ready to make an impact.